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Fetus Discovered in Storm Water Station / 1400 N. Calhoun St. & Third St.

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For Immediate Release: January 23, 2012
Contact: raquel.foster@cityoffortwayne.org
Office of Public Information, (260) 427-1343
City of Fort Wayne Police Department
 
Date/Time:     January 23, 2012 / 12:50 p.m.
Location:        1400 N. Calhoun St. & Third St. , Third Street Storm Water Station
Victim:           Fetus, Fetal Development 10 - 25 weeks
 
On Monday, January 23, 2012 at approximately 12:50 p.m. the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the Third Street Storm Water Station at 1400 N. Calhoun Street & Third Street reference a fetus that was discovered inside the storm water house.  Due to the rainfall, Storm Water Technicians were at the station for inspection and discovered the fetus.  At the scene, TRAA paramedics believed the fetus to be in the earliar stages of development, approximately 10 - 25 weeks.  The fetus was collected and taken to the Northeast Indiana Forensic Center for examination.
 
This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Coroner's Office.
 
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